celecoxib - medicine shortage information

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If you are having difficulty obtaining a medicine that has been prescribed to you, talk to your doctor or pharmacist. In most cases your doctor and pharmacist will know about the possible substitute medicines to continue your care.

In some cases the Supply Detail section below will provide information about the special arrangements that are in place for your health professional to prescribe or supply a substitute medicine. These may include reference to Special Access Scheme or "Under section 19A"

Product details Supply Impact Dates Further Details
CELAXIB celecoxib 100 mg capsule blister pack
AUST R: 296389
Active ingredients:
celecoxib

Sponsor:
Alphapharm Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800 274 276

From
11 Jan 2018
to
30 Apr 2019

Status:
Current

Patient impact:
Low

Availability:
Unavailable

Reason:
Manufacturing

Related information:

CELECOXIB GH celecoxib 100 mg capsules blister pack
AUST R: 196178
Active ingredients:
celecoxib

Sponsor:
Lupin Australia Pty Limited

Phone:
03 9809 7900

From
09 Apr 2018
to
15 May 2019

Status:
Current

Patient impact:
Low

Availability:
Unavailable

Reason:
Other

APO-CELECOXIB Celecoxib 100 mg capsule blister pack
AUST R: 226145
Active ingredients:
celecoxib

Sponsor:
Apotex Pty Ltd

Phone:
02 8877 8333

Deletion from market:
31 Jul 2019

Status:
Discontinued

Patient impact:
Low

Availability:
Limited Availability

Reason:
Commercial Changes

TGA Management Actions:
This product will be replaced by: Aust R 212785 Celecoxib-APOTEX celecoxib 100 mg capsule blister pack.

CELECOXIB GH celecoxib 200 mg capsules blister pack
AUST R: 196188
Active ingredients:
celecoxib

Sponsor:
Lupin Australia Pty Limited

Phone:
03 9809 7900

From
09 Aug 2018
to
31 May 2019

Status:
Current

Patient impact:
Low

Availability:
Limited Availability

Reason:
Other

CELEXI Celecoxib 100 mg capsule blister pack
AUST R: 206828
Active ingredients:
celecoxib

Sponsor:
Arrow Pharma Pty Ltd

Phone:
1300 927 769

From
06 Mar 2019
to
24 Jul 2019

Status:
Current

Patient impact:
Low

Availability:
Unavailable

Reason:
Other

BLOOMS THE CHEMIST CELECOXIB Celecoxib 100 mg capsule blister pack
AUST R: 226149
Active ingredients:
celecoxib

Sponsor:
Apotex Pty Ltd

Phone:
02 8877 8333

Deletion from market:
31 Jul 2019

Status:
Discontinued

Patient impact:
Low

Availability:
Limited Availability

Reason:
Commercial Changes

TGA Management Actions:
This product will be replaced by: AUST R 212786 Celecoxib-BTC celecoxib 100 mg capsule blister pack.

CELAXIB celecoxib 200 mg capsule blister pack
AUST R: 296388
Active ingredients:
celecoxib

Sponsor:
Alphapharm Pty Ltd

Phone:
1800274276

From
14 Mar 2019
to
15 May 2019

Status:
Current

Patient impact:
Low

Availability:
Unavailable

Reason:
Manufacturing